260B.255 JUVENILE COURT DISPOSITION BARS CRIMINAL PROCEEDING.
Subdivision 1. Certain violations not crimes.
A violation of a state or local law or ordinance
by a child before becoming 18 years of age is not a crime unless the juvenile court:
(1) certifies the matter in accordance with the provisions of section
(2) transfers the matter to a court in accordance with the provisions of section
(3) convicts the child as an extended jurisdiction juvenile and subsequently executes the
adult sentence under section
260B.130, subdivision 5
Subd. 2. Penalty.
Except for matters referred to the prosecuting authority under the
provisions of this section or to a court in accordance with the provisions of section
peace officer knowingly bringing charges against a child in a court other than a juvenile court for
violating a state or local law or ordinance is guilty of a misdemeanor. This subdivision does not
apply to complaints brought for the purposes of extradition.
History: 1999 c 139 art 2 s 34; art 4 s 2